First published in 1995, the award-winning Civil Engineering Handbook soon became known as the field's definitive reference. To retain its standing as a complete, authoritative resource, the editors have incorporated into this edition the many changes in techniques, tools, and materials that over the last seven years have found their way into civil

chapter 1|28 pages

Construction Estimating

chapter 2|32 pages

Construction Planning and Scheduling

chapter 3|24 pages

Equipment Productivity

chapter 5|16 pages

Contracts and Claims

chapter 6|38 pages

Construction Automation

chapter 7|28 pages

Value Improvement Methods

chapter 8|58 pages

Water and Wastewater Planning

chapter 11|132 pages

Biological Wastewater Treatment Processes

chapter 12|70 pages

Air Pollution

chapter 13|80 pages


chapter 14|16 pages

Solid Waste/Landfills

chapter 15|20 pages

Soil Relationships and Classification

chapter 16|22 pages

Accounting for Variability (Reliability)

chapter 17|12 pages

Strength and Deformation

chapter 18|26 pages

Groundwater and Seepage

chapter 19|16 pages

Consolidation and Settlement Analysis

chapter 20|18 pages

Stress Distribution

chapter 21|28 pages

Stability of Slopes

chapter 22|14 pages

Retaining Structures

chapter 23|36 pages


chapter 24|14 pages


chapter 25|16 pages

Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering

chapter 26|20 pages


chapter 27|20 pages

In Situ Subsurface Characterization

chapter 28|28 pages

In Situ Testing and Field Instrumentation

chapter 29|32 pages

Fundamentals of Hydraulics

chapter 30|26 pages

Open Channel Hydraulics

chapter 31|30 pages

Surface Water Hydrology

chapter 32|12 pages

Urban Drainage

chapter 33|24 pages

Quality of Urban Runoff

chapter 34|28 pages

Groundwater Engineering

chapter 35|20 pages

Sediment Transport in Open Channels

chapter 36|24 pages

Coastal Engineering

chapter 37|44 pages

Hydraulic Structures

chapter 38|36 pages

Simulation in Hydraulics and Hydrology

chapter 39|20 pages

Water Resources Planning and Management

chapter 40|20 pages

Constituents and Properties of Concrete

chapter 41|12 pages

Durability of Concrete

chapter 42|46 pages

Special Concrete and Applications

chapter 43|28 pages

Wood as a Construction Material

chapter 44|18 pages

Structural Steel

chapter 45|38 pages

Bituminous Materials and Mixtures

chapter 46|50 pages

Mechanics of Materials

chapter 47|178 pages

Theory and Analysis of Structures

chapter 48|100 pages

Design of Steel Structures

chapter 49|48 pages

Cold Formed Steel Structures

chapter 50|66 pages

Structural Concrete Design

chapter 51|62 pages

Composite Steel–Concrete Structures

chapter 52|28 pages

Structural Reliability

chapter 53|48 pages

General Mathematical and Physical Concepts

chapter 54|40 pages

Plane Surveying

chapter 55|68 pages


chapter 56|40 pages

Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing

chapter 57|28 pages

Geographic Information Systems

chapter 58|32 pages

Transportation Planning

chapter 59|76 pages

Airport Planning and Design

chapter 61|34 pages

Urban Transit

chapter 62|78 pages

Highway and Airport Pavement Design

chapter 63|40 pages

Geometric Design

chapter 64|24 pages

Highway Traffic Operations

chapter 65|62 pages

Intelligent Transportation Systems1

chapter 66|34 pages

Highway Asset Management